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Bily Foster: Web Designer, Developer and Producer.  Bily has been around the internet since the BBS days.  When he first got his hands on an iPod touch he knew that the iPad wouldn’t be far behind.  One of the first to order the original, and first in line for the last two releases of the iPad.  Bily covers all kinds of tech news all brought to him by his iPad.

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All posts tagged VOD

How to Create Your Own In-House Video On-Demand System

I’ve been running my own in-house digital video system since the early 2000s. And when Apple released the second-generation of the AppleTV I was able to upgrade from a Video On-Delay to Video On-Demand. You see before the AppleTV I used my TiVo, and a proprietary server system to pull the movie to the TiVo box. But it was inefficient because it had to download the movie before I could watch it, and it was only a text browser so it worked but was hard for my mom to use. But now by using off-the-shelf software and hardware you too Read More...

Podcast Episode 2 – Amazon Prime

I’m Bily Foster and I’m that iPad guy. Called that because I’ve almost always got an iPad with me, and in some cases two. Today we’re going to talk about Amazon Prime! What is Amazon Prime? Amazon Prime is a ‘membership’ fee for $79/year. Which provides you with the addition services from Amazon. – You get FREE Two-Day Shipping on millions of items with No minimum order size – You also are allowed access to Unlimited instant streaming of thousands of movies and TV shows with Prime Instant Videos – The feature I use least of but is available is Read More...